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Mendenhall Inn

323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
+1 610-388-1181
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (24 reviews)
“prime rib” (23 reviews)
“crab cakes” (29 reviews)
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323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We attempted to make a reservation on Open Table for 5:30 on a Saturday night but there was nothing available. We phoned and obtained a 5:30 reservation. When we arrived the dining room was empty. The menu selections were excellent but the service was just...More

Thank Nanci R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here with a group for dinner. The food was terrible. Attended with 15 people and only three were satisfied with their food. The steaks were dry and overcooked, the mashed potatoes were watery and tasteless. The desserts were the best thing on the menu....More

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So we arrived at 5:40pm. Happy Hour was from 4-6:00pm. We ordered a drink at 5:43pm and waited for our waitress to return so we could order some appetizers. She returned at 6:02pm! I asked if we could still get the Happy Hour pricing for...More

Thank kgpena
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Mendenhall Inn is not as terrific as in the past. We mentioned to the manager, hostess & waiter that we were celebrating our 50th. anniversary. The food was delicious , but the service was only marginal. The waiter was over-worked, but did not have...More

Thank 109reviewer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely place for bunch on Sunday and dinner. Decor charming and food, while not gourmet, is very good.

Thank 4031travelbug
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Okay - there was a small business conference going on in another room so I'll give them a small break on their slow service tonight. But we waited forever for the waiter to take our order and I finally had to ask the manager to...More

Thank Cindy R
Reviewed 20 May 2017

great location close to chard's ford, gardens and dupont attractions. Nothing remotely like an Inn. Very nice onsite bar called Alexanders with happy hour discounted appetizers. clean average adequate room. proximity to the road makes rooms on the rear parking lot side preferable.

Thank siriuscat
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Food was excellent! was there for a wedding stayed overnight. every detail was exceptional, great bar area also, we had snacks at the bar too!

Thank roseannj111
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We stayed at the hotel so it was very convenient to go to this nice restaurant. My wife and I both had the Wednesday night Broiled Seafood Combination special and it was excellent - especially the crab cake. It was a large and tasty platter....More

Thank oxford47
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Attended Easter Brunch for a 2 PM seating. A little over $50 for the brunch but the food quality and quantity was spectacular! Champagne was also included with the price. I am not sure where to start. The stars of the show were the crab...More

Thank WillWork4Beer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
15:00 - 00:30
15:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 Kennett Pike, Mendenhall, PA 19357
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Mendenhall
  • Phone Number: +1 610-388-1181
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Dining at the award winning Mendenhall Inn stands alone as one of the great destinations in the Brandywine Valley as you return to a time of classic elegance & charm. Entrees borrowed from French & classic American cuisine make dining at The Mendenhall Inn a truly memorable experience. Enjoy our all new family night menu Sunday - Thursday.

Outside dining, weather permitting.
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